Ways to Give

When you give to inewsource, you help power our investigative newsroom for you and your community.

Gifts of all sizes make a difference. Learn about the many ways to support our local, independent, investigative journalism and get involved.

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Give online

This is the easiest, fastest way to give.

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Donate by mail

If you prefer sending a check, please make it out to “inewsource” with your name, full address, email or telephone number, and mail it to the address below:

Attn: Philanthropy Department
PO Box 34546
San Diego, CA 92163

Donate to our Investigative News Fund

Power our newsroom through this new fund to continue exposing injustice and holding power to account into the future.

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Become a Community Partner

With a recurring monthly donation, you will join our most loyal supporters. A monthly credit card donation is easy.

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Join the Spotlight Club

Donors who give $1,200 and more are invited to the Spotlight Club and gain access to exclusive events and benefits.

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More Ways to Support inewsource

Donor-advised fund

Combine the most favorable tax benefits while supporting inewsource with a gift through your donor-advised fund. 

Request a grant distribution through your DAF sponsor. Be sure to include inewsource’s EIN # 27-0732786. You can also designate inewsource as a beneficiary.

Mailing Instructions:
EIN #27-0732786
PO Box 34546
San Diego, CA 92163

Gifts of stocks or securities

Put stock in inewsource’s future with a donation of stock or mutual funds. With gifts of these appreciated securities, you may be able to avoid paying the capital gains tax.

To initiate a transfer, notify your broker or bank that you intend to electronically transfer the securities to inewsource and use the following address. 

National Financial Services – DTC #0226
For the Benefit of: Investigative Newsource d.b.a. inewsource
Account #: 0BP769795
inewsource Tax ID #27-0732786
PO Box 34546
San Diego, CA 92163

IMPORTANT: If you intend to transfer stock or securities, please contact Director of Philanthropy Bobbie Jo Kelso at bobbiejokelso@inewsource.org or (858) 254-1746 to ensure you receive proper credit for your gift. No donor information is provided to inewsource with transfers of stock or securities.

Planned giving

Help protect the journalism you love by creating your legacy. Giving options include a gift in your will, gifts of assets and investing in our endowment.

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Other ways

Match your gift at work

Many companies will match your donation to inewsource as a charitable organization. Most will match contributions dollar for dollar. Please check with your company to see if it offers a matching gift program.

If your employer requires an Employer Identification Number (EIN) (i.e. Federal Tax Identification Number), please use 27-0732786.

PO Box 34546
San Diego, CA 92163

Donate Your Vehicle

Donate a vehicle to inewsource via an easy, online process facilitated by CARS. Your vehicle contribution is 100% tax deductible. Pick up is free.

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